Never Shout Never/Hey Monday/the Cab/Every Avenue/the Summer Set: The Alternative Press Tour, Sat., May 8, 5:30 p.m. House of Blues.
Clipse/Ninjasonik/XV/Doxx/Blacease/Keyel: New venue. Tickets bought at House of Blues will be honored, Sun., April 25, 8 p.m., $20. Grog Shop.
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Adrian Belew: Wed., April 28. 8 p.m., $20. The Winchester.
Diane Birch: Wed., May 26, 8 p.m., $17 ADV/$20 DOS. Grog Shop.
Best Coast: Dionysus, Oberlin, Oberlin College, 440-775-8169.
Buzzcocks/the Dollyrots: Buzzcocks will perform Another Music and Love Bites LPs in their entirety, with other favorites, Fri., May 21, 7 p.m., $19 ADV/$22 DOS. Peabody's.
Dokken/Trixter/Danger Danger: At Marc's Great American Rob Cook Off & Music Festival. General admission tickets start at $5 with coupon from Marc's or WKYC.com. Kids 12 and under free. Entertainment free with paid general admission (LiveNation.com, Live Nation outlets, and Ticketmaster locations), Sun., May 30. Time Warner Cable Amphitheater at Tower City.
Thomas Function: Sun., April 25. Dionysus, Oberlin.
GBH: Sun., July 11, 7 p.m., $12 ADV/$15 DOS. Peabody's.
Good Old War/Yukon Blonde: Tue., May 25, 9 p.m., $8 ADV/$10 DOS. Grog Shop.
The Grass Roots featuring Rob Grill/the Turtles, featuring Flo & Eddie, Mickey Dolenz (the Monkees)/Mark Lindsay (Paul Revere & the Raiders)/the Buckinghams: At Marc's Great American Rob Cook Off & Music Festival. Sat., May 29. Time Warner Cable Amphitheater at Tower City.
Josh Hoge & Joe Firstman: Tue., June 8. House of Blues, Cambridge Room.
KRS-ONE: Tue., April 27. Dionysus, Oberlin.
Zane Lamprey: Fri., June 11. House of Blues.
Jonny Lang: Thu., July 15. House of Blues.
Ray Manzarek & Robby Krieger of the Doors: Tue., June 1. House of Blues.
John Mayer/the Avett Brothers: Fri., Aug. 13, 7 p.m., $30 lawn/$63.50/$four-pack of lawn seats $99 (LiveNation.com). Blossom Music Center.
OAR/Citzen Cope: Thu., July 22, 7 p.m., $33.50. Nautica Pavilion.
Otep/Iwrestledabearonce/Stray From the Path/Bury Tomorrow: Mon., June 21, 7 p.m., $15 ADV/$17 DOS. Peabody's.
Ratt: Wed., May 12, 9 p.m., $23 ADV/$27 DOS/four-pack of general admission tickets $69 (LiveNation.com). House of Blues.
Rusted Root/moe: Mon., May 31. At Marc's Great American Rob Cook Off & Music Festival. Time Warner Cable Amphitheater at Tower City.
Sightings: Thu., April 22. Dionysus, Oberlin.
Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes: At Marc's Great American Rob Cook Off & Music Festival. Fri., May 28. Time Warner Cable Amphitheater at Tower City.
Roger Waters: The Wall Tour: Tuesday, September 28. Performing Pink Floyd's The Wall in its entirety. Tickets on sale Monday, May 10 via LiveNation.com and Live Nation outlets. Time and prices TBA. Quicken Loans Arena.